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Date: Saturday, 16th January 2016
Contributor: Bruce Cargill - Music Board

2016 Regradings


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The Music Board met on Saturday 16th January and approved the following grading changes for the 2016 season. These were approved at the meeting by the Board of Directors.

By Request

College of Piping Pipes and Drums - Re-graded by request from Grade 4B to Grade 3B.

Scotch College (Melbourne) Australia - Re-graded by request from Grade Juvenile to Grade Novice Juvenile A.

Carnoustie and District Pipe Band - Re-graded by request from Grade 4A to Grade 3B.

Kelty and Blairadam Pipe Band - Re-graded by request from Grade Novice Juvenile B to Grade 4B.

Bruce Cargill
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